Northwestern

Robinson, Ethel (1890?-1975?) Papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
31/6/49

Dates

  • 1909-1914 (Creation)

Extents

  • 2.00 Boxes (Whole)

Names

Subjects

Notes

  • Abstract

    The series includes a scrapbook and a daily calendar. The scrapbook dates from the period 1909-1914 and features a variety of materials pertaining mainly to Robinson's social life and academic studies while a student at Northwestern. The daily calendar dates from 1910 and includes, for the most part, abbreviated accounts of Robinson's social engagements.

  • Scope and Contents

    The series includes a scrapbook and a daily calendar.

    The scrapbook dates from the period 1909-1914 and features a variety of materials pertaining mainly to Robinson's social life and academic studies while a student at Northwestern. Included are photographs and postcards, programs from both professional and University-affiliated dramatic presentations Robinson attended, programs from her oratorical recitals as well as from local musical and terpsichorean productions, menus, dance cards, political handbills, clippings, correspondence, and ephemera.

    The daily calendar dates from 1910 and includes, for the most part, abbreviated accounts of Robinson's social engagements.

  • Method of Acquisition

    Acquired by the University Archives prior to 1985 (See accession #85-220).

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is stored off-site and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact us at archives@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3136 to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

  • Related Materials

    unspecified

  • Processing Information

    Kevin B. Leonard; March 16, 1998.

  • Other Descriptive Information

    The Northwestern University Library Conservation Laboratory disassembled Robinson's scrapbook due to its deteriorating physical condition and cleaned, deacidified, and remounted its contents on new paper in February, 1998. Nearly all materials in the remounted scrapbook retain their original placement.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    unspecified

Components